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The Shanghai Restaurant

4 Hoole Road, Chester CH2 3NH, England
+44 1244 342888
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crispy duck” (13 reviews)
“prawn crackers” (11 reviews)
“spring rolls” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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4 Hoole Road, Chester CH2 3NH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service is excellent, very welcoming. Seating is well spaced so you don't feel on top of other diners. Food was so good, the main reason I have been here every time I am in Chester. Wine was also very nice, a good selection. One...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mannygl73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good solid chinese food in the heart of Chester, good quality dim sum and well prepared. not like usual chinese where you have lots of saltiness afterwards. good banquet but price a little steep. also service could be a little warmer.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chesterfoodie67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always good, the staff are very friendly and the food is exceptional, if you like Chinese food you will love the Shanghai restaurant in Hoole, Chester

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank arnytoy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very lucky to have been fitted in as walk-ins early on a Friday night. The food was delicious and the service so good. My wife does not normally finish her plate but she did with relish here. Get yourself a visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brisca01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here on several occasions and the food is always great. The only thing that lets it down slightly is that the service can make you feel rushed at times. Would highly recommend

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dll098
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

It is the best in Chester with the slow boat as 2nd. The difference between the both obviously once tried both sways to the Shanghai massively. It's just a good restaurant with good food. It closes early so if you are visiting on the weekend...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Curry-Neil
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Superb meal, well presented, delicious. hot and friendly prompt service. Very popular establishment, I can see why....

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Julie E
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Tried to eat here lots of times but never been able to get a table. The food and service are absolutely gorgeous highly recommend it. Please try and book though.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dave H
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Read the reviews and gave it a try,and couldnt find fault.Very nice food,attentive service and realistic prices.Highly recommend a visit if u are in the area,and we doubt u will be disappointed!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chriswN4415UA
Reviewed 16 October 2018

4 of us shared a b banquet could not eat it all just 2 mins walk from our accomadation at stone villa advice book in advance gets full quickly lastly great food

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lawrence w
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4 December 2018|
Response from RJH91 | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you phone the restaurant directly. They are always helpful.
5 August 2018|
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Response from Paul G | Reviewed this property |
I don’t own the restaurant but I’m sure they do
16 July 2018|
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Response from helenandmark9068 | Reviewed this property |
no idea, sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Hoole Road, Chester CH2 3NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 342888
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